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  1. Re: OpenBox, open firefox and switch between links (URLs) with crontab.

    Sure, you may need to specify the DISPLAY variable but yeah, no problem. I also recommend you suffix the command with an ampersand too.
    You may also want to setup a monitor so that you don't have...
  2. Re: Laptop fan still working after computer is turned off Lubuntu 21.10

    If you use


    sudo shutdown -h now

    Does it turn off fully
  3. [ubuntu] Re: Install Ubuntu Core on Raspberry Zero 2 W

    Do you have the latest firmware? It may help
  4. [SOLVED] Re: 20.04.3 will not reboot after installation and update upgrade

    Is this a dual boot system?
    Do you have secure boot enabled?
  5. [ubuntu] Re: No bootable device after Server 20.04.3 install

    If you boot the USB but select to boot the first disk from there does it boot OK (I think that's a feature of the USB installer)
  6. [ubuntu] Re: How to repair a USB stick on Ubuntu 20.04?

    Does the device show up if you run


    sudo fdisk -l
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    Re: Youtube/MP4 Playback issue

    Try


    sudo apt install pastebinit; sudo lshw | pastebinit

    Then you can type the URL easily. Case is important here
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    Re: Youtube/MP4 Playback issue

    Did you try changing the video output method in VLC settings? This can help
  9. Re: Thinking about switching over to Ubuntu from EOS -- minimum size for root partit

    For the root partition I suggest 40Gb to be comfortable. The rest can be for whatever you need. If you are dual booting then make a large NTFS partition for casual data that both OSes can access,...
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    Re: No terminal there

    Personally I like guake. The terminal shows and hides with a shortcut key
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    Re: No terminal there

    CTRL + ALT + T will fire up a terminal for you
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    Re: Software to get laptop details

    sudo lshw > /tmp/output.csv
  13. [ubuntu] Re: Ubuntu on Rapberry Pi won't display on large screen TV

    Are you using Wayland or Xorg? If it's Xorg then you can make an xorg.conf and setup the display manually (old school)
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    Re: command not found

    It's still there (to my knowledge) but yes, apt should be used going forward.
  15. Re: TouchPad & Hibernation Not Working in Lenovo Ideapad S145-15IIL

    https://help.ubuntu.com/community/BootOptions
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    Re: command not found

    switch "agt" for "apt". The command is


    sudo apt-get install lightdm

    not


    sudo agt-get install lightdm
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    Re: sudoers entry for Admin

    If that is what the root user has then yes. Again, before you mess with sudoers, run


    sudo su -

    So that you have a root prompt and can wind back the file if you break it.
  18. Re: Enable Nouveau NVIDIA driver on Ubuntu 18

    Add the boot option "nouveau.blacklist=1" should do it
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    Re: A Nas for me?

    Configure disks then install openssh-server. You now have an SFTP server. Log in with your Ubuntu credentials to authenticate. Done.
  20. [SOLVED] Re: Boot problem after bluetooth error

    What does "not working" mean? It's nearly meaningless...
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    Re: sudoers entry for Admin

    If you copy the root line in the file but use your username instead of root. Obviously retain the root line but make a copy.

    I suggest you make a root prompt in a second terminal so that you can...
  22. Re: The Black Hole of Package Management

    The configuration will be stored in ~/.mozilla so that each user can have it's own configuration. If you don't use Thunderbird for emails then simply delete the folder and if you ever install the...
  23. Re: How to recover after using dd to image the wrong device.

    Use your backups
  24. [SOLVED] Re: balenaEtcher attention something went wrong pop up, trying to install ubuntu 20.0

    Did you check that the file you transferred wasn't corrupted by using SHA/MD5?
  25. [ubuntu] Re: problems with Remote Desktop/Screen Sharing ubuntu 21.10 raspberry pi 4 model-b

    What are you doing on the remote system that needs the full desktop session? Why setup VNC at all. Yes it is for being on the desktop remotely but to do what sorts of things? There may be a sleeker...
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